3 people charged after noise complaint devolves into altercation, Jasper officers assaulted

Jasper RCMP officers were dispatched to a noise complaint at the Pine Bungalows Saturday night and the call did not go smoothly. Officers arrived on the scene just after midnight. They discovered one of the people there, a 31-year-old woman…

2 people taken to hospital after small plane crashes in Jasper area: RCMP

Two people were transported to hospital with undisclosed injuries after a small plane crashed north of Jasper, Alta., on Sunday, according to police. The RCMP said officers were notified of what happened at 2 p.m. A spokesperson said it’s believed…

Second World War-era explosive found by climbers in Jasper National Park

A Second World War-era explosive was found on a mountain this past week in Jasper National Park, prompting the military to go in and detonate it. The surprising discovery was made on July 4, when a group of climbers found…

Alberta man killed during rock climbing accident in Jasper

A man was killed while rock climbing in Jasper National Park last week. According to RCMP, the victim was in the so-called Lost Boys climbing area near Leech Lake when he fell approximately 30 metres. The fall, which RCMP determined…

Jasper RCMP arrest 2 drivers on impairment-related charges in as many days

RCMP in Jasper arrested two drivers believed to be impaired in as many days this week. According to a news release, RCMP stopped a vehicle driving on Connaught Drive at about 3 a.m. on April 7. While the traffic stop…

Man seriously injured in ‘unprovoked’ attack in Jasper: RCMP

Jasper RCMP are searching for a suspect after a man was seriously injured in what Mounties said was an unprovoked attack early Saturday morning in the Alberta resort town. The reported attack happened around 12:30 a.m. outside the Royal Canadian…

Spruce Grove man charged in connection with Jasper bar brawl

A Spruce Grove man has been charged in connection with a bar fight in Jasper, Alta., that left another man with serious facial injuries. On Jan. 27 at 1:15 a.m., officers responded to a call from bouncers at the Athabasca…

Alberta RCMP officer assaulted while breaking up bar brawl: police

An Alberta RCMP officer was assaulted while responding to a fight outside a nightclub in the mountain town of Jasper last month, police say. Mounties say they broke up a fight involving multiple people at the Athabasca Hotel nightclub at…